1997 Kentuck Derby "The Charge For Home" #600
This dramatic photograph shows the field turning for home in the 1997 Kentucky Derby at historic Churchill Downs. Led by Free House on the turn, eventual winner Silver Charm with Hall of Fame rider Gary Stevens up is making his move with Captain Bodgit ready to pounce. The "Run For The Roses" is considered America's premier horse race, always drawing crowds in excess of 100,000. This horse race has earned the nickname of being the "Fastest Two Minutes In Sports". Gallery of Champions copyright watermark does not appear on the actual photos.